What's Near Hotel on the Cay

If this sounds like you, finding accommodations near the right beach will guarantee that you get the full beach experience in the US Virgin Islands.

Therefore, most guests are delighted that Hotel on the Cay is situated right on the water and sand, so you won't need to travel far to try a few beach activities. This location is not located near the Virgin Islands' more crowded areas, which means guests of the property may find themselves alone on the beach, giving them the chance to experience a little piece of paradise without all the crowds.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since Hotel on the Cay is located directly on Sugar Beach, laying out in the sun is popular with guests staying at this property. Named for the sugar white sands that rest on the beach, Sugar Beach is located behind a resort of the same name, and is often crowded only by resort guests sunning themselves and snorkeling. For those who want to venture farther away, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the names below to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Hotel on the Cay
Beach Distance Direction Location
Grotto Beach 1.2 E 1.3 mi. East-Northeast of Christiansted
Colony Cove 1.3 WNW 1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted
Mermaid Beach 1.4 ENE 1.5 mi. East-Northeast of Christiansted
Shoy's Beach 1.6 ENE 1.7 mi. Northeast of Christiansted
Hibiscus Beach 2.1 WNW 2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted
Tamarind Reef Beach 2.9 E 2.9 mi. East of Christiansted
Half Penny Beach 3.0 S 2.9 mi. South of Christiansted
Chenay Bay Beach 3.0 E 3.1 mi. East of Christiansted
Wacho Beach 3.0 S Bamboo
Cormorant Beach 3.3 NW Judith's Fancy
Coakley Bay Beach 3.9 E 3.9 mi. East of Christiansted
Columbus Landing Beach 4.3 WNW 4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted

Grotto Beach is the closest choice to consider near this property. One of the beaches set on the Buccaneer Resort's property, Grotto Beach features not only the sandy surf, but a pool, a grill, and three holes of the golf course. Buccaneer guests enjoy the possible watersports available here.

Nearby Areas

Visiting areas that are close to your hotel can help you get out of your comfort zone to experience something a little different, whether you're marveling at the region's untouched natural beauty, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Hotel on the Cay lies on the island of Protestant Cay, 0.2 miles northeast of downtown Christiansted;

The table below lists some of the areas near Hotel on the Cay.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Christiansted 0.1 S
downtown Christiansted 0.2 SW
Golden Rock 1.4 W
Bugby Hole 1.8 SSW
Butzberg 2.0 E
Annas Hope 2.3 SW
St. Croix 2.4 WSW
Sally's Fancy 2.6 ESE
Sion Farm 2.9 WSW

Nearby Attractions

Steeple Building

Hotel on the Cay is a great place to stay for active tourists. There are a good amount of fun activities to be enjoyed when starting at this lodging. You will soon notice that this destination touts a wide array of places to explore, like Peter Carl Limpricht Park, The Lutheran Church, and Government House, to name a few.

Still more attractions are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Hotel on the Cay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Peter Carl Limpricht Park Park 0.7 WSW Christiansted
The Lutheran Church Historical Site 0.3 SSW Downtown Christiansted
Government House Historical Site 0.2 SSW Downtown Christiansted
Apothecary Hall Museum 0.3 S Downtown Christiansted
St. Croix Archaeological Museum Museum 0.3 S Downtown Christiansted
Scale House Historical Site 0.2 S Downtown Christiansted
Steeple Building Museum 0.2 S Downtown Christiansted
Customs House Historical Site 0.2 S Downtown Christiansted
D Hamilton Jackson Park Park 0.1 S Downtown Christiansted
Fort Christianvaern Historical Site 0.2 SSE Christiansted
Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute Farm -- -- 2.3 mi. West-Southwest of Christiansted
Longford Sugarmill Ruins Historical Site 2.3 S 2.2 mi. South of Christiansted
Cane Garden Sugarmill Ruins Historical Site 3.1 S 3.0 mi. South of Christiansted
Green Cay National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.7 ENE Green Cay
Southgate Coastal Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.7 E 2.8 mi. East of Christiansted
Fort Sale Ruins Historical Site 4.2 WNW 4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted
Columbus Landing Site Historical Site 4.3 WNW 4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted
Coakley Bay Ruins Historical Site 4.1 E 4.1 mi. East of Christiansted
Saint George Village Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 8.7 W 3.4 mi. East of Frederiksted
St. Croix East End Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.7 E 8.8 mi. East of Christiansted
Point Udall Monument Monument 8.9 E 8.9 mi. East of Christiansted
Cruzan Rum Factory Distillery 10.2 WSW Carlton
Good Hope Plantation Ruins Historical Site 10.9 WSW Carlton
Lawaetz Family Museum Museum 11.1 WSW Frederiksted Southeast
Estate Whim Museum Museum -- -- Frederiksted Southeast
Hams Bluff Lighthouse Lighthouse 11.5 W 4.0 mi. North of Frederiksted
Buddhoe Park Park 12.1 W Frederiksted
Fort Frederik Historical Site 12.1 W Frederiksted
Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts Museum 12.2 W Frederiksted
Estate Mount Washington Plantation Historical Site 12.1 W 2.2 mi. North of Frederiksted
Butler Bay Nature Preserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 12.5 W 2.7 mi. North of Frederiksted
Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 13.7 WSW 2.3 mi. South-Southwest of Frederiksted

If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, The Lutheran Church might be just right for you. Originally the Danish Reformed Church on St. Croix, this building was built in 1744 and sold to the Lutherans in 1831, who made this their main church on the island. Today, the church is known for being one of the oldest Lutheran Churches in U.S.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're choosing a location to stay in, it is sometimes smart to find out about nearby accommodations as a means to get a better feel for the surrounding area. You will find lots of other properties to think about in the vicinity, as this section of Protestant Cay is home to an impressive range of resorts and hotels to pick from. Get details about all the surrounding area's booking options by checking the table below.

Accommodations near Hotel on the Cay
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
King Christian Hotel 0.2 S Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix
Club Comanche 0.2 SSW Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix
Company House Hotel 0.2 S Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix
Caravelle Hotel & Casino 0.2 SW Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix
Holger Danske Hotel 0.3 SW Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix
Carringtons Inn 1.1 SW 1.0 mi. South West of Christiansted, St. Croix
Club St. Croix Beach & Tennis Resort 1.1 W 1.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix
Sugar Beach Condominiums 1.2 W 1.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix
Colony Cove Beach Resort 1.3 W 1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix
Mill Harbour Beach Resort 1.3 WNW 1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted, St. Croix

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